By: | Updated: 12/08/2017

Never Underestimate the Power of Makeup for Square Face

Square face, as well as all the others, requires special makeup to look perfect. The thing is that square shaped faces have too many sharp angles, and your main goal is to smooth them a little, so that your face looks a little bit rounder. Many celebrities such as Demi Moore, Sandra Bullock, Jessica Simpson have square face shape, yet, they tend to look perfect all the time. That flawless look celebrities sport – is magic that proper square face makeup grants, and today we will have a closer look at what is there to be done, for you to look no worse than any square-faced celebrity.


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Contour Your Face

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All the face shapes need contouring to look best. That is why you should always opt for proper contouring according to face shape, there are no other choices here.

Any square face makeup tutorial starts with contour. While working with square shape, it is important to avoid shimmer, matte shades are what you need. What is more, you are bound to choose a correct tone, the one that is a couple of shades darker would be your perfect choice. Now, when you are set with the product, make sure you apply it correctly.

Enhancing your cheekbones and jaw line is what you should aim for, there is no need to go over the edge – just add a little bit definition to your natural beauty.

Highlight, Blend – Your Keys to Success

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Of course when it comes to your makeup, you should opt for perfect means to accent your prominent features. Highlighter is one of those little helpers in your makeup kit to bring out all that is supposed to stand out.

The trick is to choose such a highlighter that works best with your skin tone, that is why, it should be neither too dark nor too light, just a shade lighter than your natural skin tone.

When it comes to placing it, consider the middle of your forehead, tip of your chin and cheekbones. Yet, make sure you blend it well, so that it does not stand out on its own, just brings attention to the center of your face, not to heavy jaw line.

Apply Blush to Add Some Definition to the Cheekbones

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One of the square face makeup tips is to define your cheekbones. You should start from placing blush in the hollows of your cheeks, yet you should make sure you do not go too high with it.

Once this is step is done, it is time to add another layer over the apples of your checks and cheekbones, but you should be careful and use a lighter blush shade, instead of using the same. And remember – there is never too much of blending!

Dark Eyeshadow Is Your Savior

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Many women make the same mistake of not defining their eyes properly. The thing is that you are bound to take away attention from square shape of your face, that is why there should be something on your face that is difficult to miss.

Let it be your eyes! To make your beautiful eyes stand out, there is always a need to play around with shade, and the darker – the better.

Bold smokey eyes will steal all the attention, if you choose proper eyeshadow. Do not be afraid of dark and vibrant hues, you will be amazed how helpful they are going to be!

Define Brows

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Taking into consideration square face shape eyebrows so that they create a lifting effect.

Slightly arched brows are what you should opt for, but apart from a shape itself, you should take good care of your eyebrows. Keep them trimmed and nicely filled with a proper shade, you will make a perfect choice if you opt for a shade one tone lighter than your natural hair.

You will be surprised how greatly proper shape and state of your eyebrows matter.

Upgrade Your Look With Bright Lipstick

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While choosing a lipstick for square face you need to know, that bright shades suit this face shape greatly.

The brighter your lips are the better they distract attention from your square-shaped face. What is more, velvety reds and bright pinks are on the edgy of popularity these days.

Yet, if you’re a fan of nudes, bright lips are just a new way to spice your look up, from time to time.

Are these tips useful? Come check some more! With us you will become a pro in no time!

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